APA directorate updates
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Updates from the Science Directorate
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APA and Boston’s Museum of Science team up for psychology exhibit at USA Science Expo
Interactive exhibit educates children and adults about cognitive development research.
BSA: Multidisciplinary research — A critical place for developing psychological science
Report from the spring 2012 meeting of the APA Board of Scientific Affairs.
Treatment guideline panel for depression is appointed
Group of 11 scientists and clinicians will lead development of APA guideline.
APA to establish treatment guideline panels for obesity and PTSD
Nominations invited for two new guideline groups.
APA Executive Director for Science testifies before Congress on FY 2013 budgets for NSF, NASA and DOJ
Steven Breckler encourages subcommittee to increase funding for psychological research.
APA comments on National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease
Comments include a call for research that links identification of biomarkers with cognitive and behavioral markers.
APA & Friends of NIDA host Congressional briefing on developing medications to treat addiction
NIDA and corporate leaders update federal staff on challenges for drug research.
APA advises NIH on how to reduce racial disparity in funding
Broad, scientific approach to enhancing diversity of research workforce is outlined.
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